How to do it...

Once you have installed the mentioned software, we will proceed with virtual machine creation:

  1. git clone ceph-cookbook repositories to your VirtualBox host machine:
      $ git clone
  1. Under the cloned directory, you will find vagrantfile, which is our Vagrant configuration file that basically instructs VirtualBox to launch the VMs that we require at different stages of this book. Vagrant will automate the VM's creation, installation, and configuration for you; it makes the initial environment easy to set up:
      $ cd Ceph-Cookbook-Second-Edition ; ls -l
  1. Next, we will ...

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